Several children injured in three-car crash yesterday

A van carrying 10 occupants, including seven children not wearing seat belts, collided with two other vehicles while driving on Morton Street in Boston yesterday.

According to police reports,  three adults and seven children were traveling in a van that hit another car while attempting to make a left hand turn onto Harvard Street.

The car allegedly then spun round, traveling backwards down Harvard Street, before it hit a second vehicle.

The children’s ages were 2, 3, 6, 9 and two teenagers. None of them were wearing seat belts, according to reports.

There was also an infant on board who was in an unsecured car seat.

Two of the children were seriously injured. Five children and one adult were transported to Children’s Hospital and two other children and two other adults were transported to Boston Medical Center.

The second car that the van hit was occupied by three adult females, who were not injured.

The driver of the van and vehicle owner may face charges, according to State Police.



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